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Stranglehold

New Hampshire Public Radio

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How one small state got its hands around picking our presidents - and why it won't let go. An investigation into the power and people behind the New Hampshire Primary, and a political story unlike any you've heard before. From New Hampshire Public Ra...Show More
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31:51 | Oct 9th

In New Hampshire, presidential politics is kind of like a state sport…and just like football, it can get it a little rough. In just a few months, voters in New Hampshire will send some presidential candidates limping out of the Granite State and mayb...Show More

33:49 | Oct 2nd

For decades, New Hampshire could stand its ground and knock down anybody that tried to steal its prized possession. We're gonna tell you about some of the people who just wouldn't bow down to New Hampshire, and how that ended up working for them...Bu...Show More
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57:15 | Sep 27th

A remote New Hampshire town called Dixville Notch takes its civic duty very seriously. Every eligible voter shows up and casts a ballot - that’s 100% participation.  And the results of their vote are broadcast to the world live, the very first result...Show More

41:06 | Sep 18th

Jimmy Carter’s 1976 N.H. primary campaign gave New Hampshire one hell of a gift: the state’s best argument for why it deserves the privileged status of having the first-in-the-nation presidential primary. And it also gave a lot of politicos in this s...Show More

58:18 | Sep 11th

One man has built a reputation as "the guardian" of New Hampshire’s most sacred political institution. Some consider him an icon. Others say he’s a problem.  Stranglehold is an investigation into the power and people behind the New Hampshire Primary,...Show More
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